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Demographics

People

Total Population3,032
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens14.9%
Employed Population 16+1,357
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married32.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.3%
Median Earnings25+$25,512
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,413

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,732
% Above Poverty Level77.4%
% Below Poverty Level22.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation2.1%

Housing

People Living Alone42.3%
Median Gross Rent$828
Median House Value$128,300

Ancestry

Irish22.8%
English21.7%
French Except Basque11.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.1%
Italian8.2%
Canadian6.5%
German5.7%
Polish5.2%
Scottish2.4%
Portuguese1.6%
Dutch1.5%
Greek0.9%
Swedish0.8%
Welsh0.8%
Haitian0.6%
West Indian0.6%
Norwegian0.4%
Russian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Swiss0.3%
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Bellows Falls Almanac

CategoryValue
County Windham County
Standard Zip Codes5101
Phone Area Codes802
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.13
Approximate Longitude-72.45

Bellows Falls Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBELLOWS FALLS
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip40.2 inches
StationSURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance11.9 miles
Jan Temp7 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationPETERBORO 2 S
Distance32.3 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip44.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Chester583$54,583
Newfane89$100,893
North Westminster271$33,750
Saxtons River522$57,188
Townshend1,010$73,819
Westminster307$67,813

Bellows Falls Public Libraries

Rockingham Free Public
65 WESTMINSTER ST.
Bellows Falls, Vermont
(802) 463-4270

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Bellows Falls Public Schools

Bellows Falls Middle School
15 School Street
ZIP: 5101
(802) 463-4366
Middle
Total Enrollment 234
Bellows Falls Uhsd #27
Route 5 South
ZIP: 5101
(802) 463-3944
High
Total Enrollment 341
Rockingham Central Elementary School
50 School Street Extension
ZIP: 5101
(802) 463-4346
Primary
Total Enrollment 226
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Historic Bellows Falls

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Hetty Green's residence between 1900 and 1910

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Hetty Green's residence between 1900 and 1910

Post office and public library between 1900 and 1910

Connecticut River below Bellows Falls between 1900 and 1910

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